Science, Policy, and Risk Forum

New Risk Assessment Tools on

USDA Office of Risk Assessment and Cost-Benefit Analysis

Interagency Risk Assessment Consortium (IRAC)

National Capital Area Chapter of the Society for Risk Analysis

Date: Tuesday, July 15, 2014
Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM EDT
Hosted by: Dr. Clare Narrod and Kyle McKillop (JIFSAN) is a comprehensive on-line resource for the food safety risk analysis community. The web site is home to a variety of risk assessment models, food safety risk tools and a library of completed risk assessments as well as some unique data sets. It is operated by the Joint Institute for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition in collaboration with FDA’s Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition and USDA’s Food Safety Inspection Service. JIFSAN has been working with a number of colleagues over the last couple of years to develop tools to assist the risk analysis community. Dr. Narrod and Kyle McKillop will discuss new risk assessment tools recently added to as well as several that are in progress.
Attend in-person:

Attend in-person:
USDA employees may enter the building at the Wing 1 entrance, located directly above the Smithsonian Metro station. All others must bring a valid government picture ID and enter through Wing 4, located on Independence Ave, between 12th and 14th Streets. When exiting the Smithsonian Metro station turn left, the Wing 4 entrance is half way down the block.

Attend via webinar:
Must register by C.O.B. July 14th.
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For further information, contact Jennifer Lohr (202) 720-8024 or